After winning the conference tournament, Franklin’s girls had momentum on their side going into the state playoffs.
A mixture of emotions swept over the players as the buzzer sounded.
And a sense of accomplishment.
“We did it!” Makayla Brewer said.
Big team, little me.
That phrase summed up Franklin’s junior varsity girls basketball team this season. The unselfish mentality helped carry the Panthers to a pair of championships.
It’s apparently all or nothing in the Franklin-Smoky Mountain rivalry.
Tyler Harrell hit multiple crucial 3-pointers for Franklin during an overtime win last week at Smoky Mountain.